In 1959, under coercion of the CIA, an American physician questions his objectives of having to assassinate a deposed famed Iranian political figure living under house arrest.

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Mohammad Mossadegh
Sam R. Ross ...
Dr. Garrett
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Dr. Gholam Hossein Mossadegh
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Colonel Shahidi
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Zahra Zia al-Saltaneh
Gary P. Stein Jr. ...
Agent Bunkley
Nazanin Anosheh ...
Military Typist
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Soccer Player 1
Gabriel Ibarra ...
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Bashar Daas ...
Peasant
Chase Stocking ...
Soccer Player 3
Robert Bursalyan ...
Soldier 1
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Soldier 2
Jirair Makarade ...
Hospital Patron
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Mossadegh
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Iran. 1959. It is six years after the CIA orchestrated coup that overthrew democratic Prime Minister Mohammad Mossadegh from power. Now living under house arrest and suffering from a life-threatening condition, Mossadegh must decide whether or not to trust a brilliant American physician that is sent to treat him. Written by Anonymous

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